Master Class 1995

Opened: November 5, 1995
Closing: June 29, 1997

Master Class - 1995 - Broadway History , Info & More

John Golden Theatre (Broadway)
252 West 45th St. New York, NY

Terrence McNally's play about Maria Callas takes audiences to one of her famous master classes, where, late in her own career, she dares the next generation to make the same sacrifices and rise to the same heights that made her the most celebrated, the most reviled and the most controversial singer of her time.

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Master Class has had 4 productions including Broadway which opened in 1995, Broadway which opened in 1995, Broadway which opened in 2011 and West End which opened in 2012.
Master Class has been nominated for several Tony Awards. It was nominated for Best Play.
Master Class has won the Tony Award for Best Play.
Master Class has been nominated for several awards, including Best Broadway Play and Best Debut Performance at the Outer Critics Circle Awards. Karen Kay Cody received a nomination for her outstanding performance in the show.
Master Class has won several awards, including the Best Broadway Play award from the Outer Critics Circle Awards. Additionally, Karen Kay Cody received the award for Best Debut Performance from the Outer Critics Circle Awards for her role in the show.